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Meet Our Writing Consultants:

FALL 2018

Writing Consultants
What UNCW students have to say ...
Mel Beasley

Mel Beasley

 

 

Certified 
Writing Consultant

Creative Writing

- Wonderful and kind!

- Mel was wonderful ... helped me organize all of my thoughts.

- The best! helped me brainstorm :)

- super helpful, great energy. woo, go mel!

- I just wanted to say how helpful this tutor has been in writing essays for my English class.

Mary Childers

Mary Childers

 

 

Certified Advanced
Writing Consultant

English

- How fortunate for me that I have the opportunity to work with Mary.

- Mary is amazing and was able to ease my mind about what seemed like a very daunting assignment...loved her!

- Mary was so understanding and patient. She helped me formulate ideas, and gave me confidence in my writing!

- Mary was wonderful! She made sense of semicolons and helped me out with comma usage. She also helped me be more concise in my writing.

- Mary is a great tutor! I really enjoyed working with her!

Davonna Cohen

Davonna Cohen

 

 

Certified Advanced
Writing Consultant

Social Work

- Davonna was so helpful!

- Very helpful, helped me add substance to my paper and reference jobs more in my paper.

- Great help from Davonna!

- She was great and knew her stuff! She was so helpful and encouraging.

- Davonna is the BOMB!!!!!

Spencer Conn

Spencer Conn

 

 

Certified
Writing Consultant

Creative Writing

- Spencer was awesome! Really helped me formulate a thesis and outline.

- Spencer did a great job on providing helpful organizational advice for my essay.

- This appointment was very useful and I feel a lot better about my essay now.

- Spencer was very helpful and friendly! Will definitely be coming back for more help.

- Spencer was super helpful! Really worth coming for help.

Gabrielle DeSopo

Gabrielle DeSopo

 

 

Certified Advanced
Writing Consultant

Creative Writing

- Very helpful

- Very helpful. I really feel like I was able to make this paper better!

- Gabrielle is really helpful and nice.

- This was very helpful, now I know a little about how to form a hypothesis and the difference between methods and purpose.

- She was wonderful and very helpful. Got a lot done.

Nicole Draina

Nicole Draina

 

 

Certified Advanced
Writing Consultant

English

- Nicole was cool and encouraging.

- Nicole was a great help on my paper! I was so appreciative for her insights and since she studied environmental science, she offered a very useful perspective.

- Fantastic assistance. I feel far better about the construction of my paper and the topic.

- Nicole helped clarify how to keep the same tense in same sentence. she also suggested to read it out loud to hear how it sounds. thank you.

- Helped me out a ton! She is amazing.

Becka Jackson

Becka Jackson

 

 

Certified
Writing Consultant

Creative Writing

- she was very helpful

- Super helpful!! Becka did an amazing job!

- Becka was really helpful and genuine in her writing advice.

- awesome

Sievey Jackson

Sievey Jackson

 

 

Certified
Writing Consultant

Film Studies

- Great session

- Extremely helpful with transitions and linking facts back to the thesis.

- 5 star.

- great revision ideas for the paper!

Kaitlyn Lowrance

Kaitlyn Lowrance

 

 

Certified
Writing Consultant

Anthropology & History

- Kaitlyn was very helpful.

- Kaitlyn was very helpful today by showing me the proper way to do my citations and references for my APA style paper. Thank you.

- I am horrible at outlines and Kaitlyn was very helpful.

- Kaitlyn was awesome! She gave some great hints and advice!

- Very nice and easy to talk to. Kaitlyn was very helpful.

Max McCaskill

Max McCaskill

 

 

Certified
Writing Consultant

History

- Max was great!

- Max was very helpful and clarified the importance of the APA style and how to construct my paper in a professional manner. Thank you.

- The appointment went very well. A suggestion to trade the end of my work for the beginning made it easier to explain and thus read more clearly.

- Max was a huge help with my questions about organization & structure of my paper.

- Thank you Max! I appreciate your feedback about our references and help with APA format.

Caroline Powers

Caroline Powers

 

Certified
Writing Consultant

English

- Caroline is awesome and has helped me so much with the difficult paper.

- Caroline was an awesome help with my study abroad application essay! Thanks so much!

- Caroline was extremely helpful! She really helped me think through my paper!

- Caroline is always so helpful and on top of things.

- Caroline is awesome. I feel so accomplished after working with her. pretty sure she is the reason I am passing.

Tracey Robertson

Tracey Robertson

 

 

Certified Advanced
Writing Consultant

English

- Tracey did a great job of reviewing my paper.

- I feel much better about my paper. Tracey helped me organize all of my thoughts and gave me some wonderful tips.

- I would definitely visit Tracey again for another one on one meeting!

- Helped me strengthen and make my thesis specific. Tracey also helped me organize my thoughts and ideas in order to make my argument more coherent.

- Tracey was super helpful and gave lots of helpful tips for improving my paper. I feel much more confident to submit my paper now with her help.

Lauren Schultz

Lauren Schultz

 

Certified Advanced
Writing Consultant

Film Studies & Japanese

- 'twent well.

- She was great and super helpful. I'll be sure to see her again.

- Lauren helped me a lot with the paper. She was very nice and helpful!

- Lauren was super helpful!

- Lauren was immensely helpful with giving me some direction for my paper.

Lindsay Scott

Lindsay Scott

 

 

Certified Advanced
Writing Consultant

English

- Lindsay was awesome!!

- Lindsay is always helpful when I meet with her. She provides good insight into my paper and other contributing assignments.

- Lindsay was amazing and very helpful, she offered a lot of good information that was very helpful with my paper!

- Lindsay was extremely helpful and very kind!

- Very helpful! I will definitely come back and get help from Lindsay again.

Ashley Simmons

Ashley Simmons

 

 

Certified 
Writing Consultant

English

- good, nice, helpful

- very helpful, feel more confident about phrasing and MLA format.

- Ashley was very nice and helpful!

- Great!!!

Trae Toler

Trae Toler

 

 

Certified Advanced
Writing Consultant

English

- Trae was super helpful!

- Was a tremendous help on my paper.

- Trae was awesome and so helpful in finalizing my paper :)

- he helped a lot with the construction of my introduction and conclusion which I had came in with on concern.

- I enjoyed it a lot, very helpful!